Americans Now on view at the National Portrait Gallery
Self portrait by Chuck Close
Now on view at the National Portrait Gallery is an exhibition titled, Americans Now featuring portraits of various mediums and subjects from their permanent collection. On display are portraits of many of America’s famous leaders and professionals, by a diverse roster of artists including works by Dan Winters, whose book Periodical Photographs was released by Aperture, Chuck Close, whose Aperture monograph A Couple Ways of Doing Something presents his daguerrotype portraits, and Kehinde Wiley and Mickalene Thomas whose work will be included in Aperture’s upcoming 2010 Benefit & Auction!
On view August 20, 2010 – July 10, 2011
National Portrait Gallery
Eighth and F streets, NW